February 27 in history: Henry IV coronation, Godhra riots and more!

From Henry IV becoming the King of France to Nigeria electing first civilian President ending military rule!

We've got it all covered: 

1594

Henry IV becomes the King of France.

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1942

US Navy's first aircraft carrier Langley is sunk by Japanese warplanes.

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1980

'I Will Survive' receives first and last Grammy for Best Disco Recording.

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1999

NIgeria elects first civilian President ending military rule.

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2002

57 die as mob sets fire to train in Godhara, India.
 

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